Congrats to Jacob Whitaker, who won first place at the NCHSAA 1-A State Track Meet. Jacob won first in shot put and discus. Also, congrats to Tiffany Holloway, who was second in discus. The entire track team did a great job. Many members accomplished their personal best times and distances. Way to go Cats!!!
Congrats to the AHS Band and Chorus, who travelled to Washington DC last week to perform at the Festival of States. Andrews High was the only North Carolina school represented. The chorus and band performed on Saturday morning at 10:00 a.m. on the steps of the Jefferson Memorial. They did a fantastic job.
Thanks to everyone who served as Senior Exit judges this year. Twenty-three community members came to judge and support our Seniors. We appreciate all of your help.
Attendance Saturday School
Per Cherokee County Board Policy, students cannot have over 7 absences in any class. There will be an Attendance Saturday School on Saturday, May 23. Students may make up 1-4 absences. Students must arrive to AHS by 8:00 a.m. Students staying all day should bring their own lunch.
There will be no school on Monday, May 25 in honor of Memorial Day.
We need proctors for testing on the following dates:
Please contact Mr. Bristol at firstname.lastname@example.org or call 321-5415. We appreciate any help.
The final blood drive for the year will be Friday, May 22nd. Community members are invited to come to donate from 8:30-1:30 p.m. Please feel free to stop by and donate!
Attention Students: You will no longer be able to check out books from the library. All library books need to be returned by Friday, May 22. All textbooks need to be turned in by Tuesday, June 2.
Attention Seniors: Please make sure you have turned in all library books and textbooks to Mrs. McMahan. Mrs. White will notify you about outstanding books. If you do not return these items, you will have to pay for them.
Applications are in the office for the 2015-16 competitive internships at Snap-On Engineering and Cherokee County Schools (Financial Assistant). These internships are paid internships. Deadline for applying is Friday, May 15. See Mrs. Burch for more information.
The NCHSAA will release the State playoff brackets for Baseball and Softball on Monday, May 11. Good luck to both teams.
Summer Classes at TCCC
Any rising Junior or Senior who would like to take summer classes at TCCC should contact Mrs. Rickett.
Senior Graduation Order
Jostens will be on campus on Thursday, May 7th to deliver graduation materials to the Seniors. They will set up outside the office at 8:20 on Thursday morning.
Mark your Calendar
May 19--AMS and AHS Band Concerts at 7:00 p.m. at AES
May 21--Spaghetti Supper and Workshops for 8th graders and their families.
May 22--AMS and AHS Choral Concerts 7:30 AES
May 29--Power Puff Game@6:00 p.m. All proceeds go to Susan G. Komen Breast Cancer Research.
May 30--Athletic Banquet@6:00 p.m. Andrews First Baptist.
Once again, AHS students are sprucing up the campus by adding plants. With the recent construction in the stadium and other new additions, we need to fill in many areas. If you have plants you would like to donate, please drop them off at the office or call 321-5415 and someone will pick them up.
We are looking to upgrade the outdoor classroom across the bridge from the office area with concrete picnic tables and benches. If you know of a local distributor for concrete tables, please contact Mrs. Haynes with this information. Also, if you are an AHS alumni and would like to donate to the picnic table fund or purchase a table as a graduating class, please contact Mrs. Haynes.
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